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Flashcards in Greek/Latin Roots Deck (45):
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aqua

water

2

ped

foot

3

man

hand

4

poli

city

5

dict

speak

6

port

carry

7

act

do

8

ast

star

9

script

write

10

geo

earth

11

graph

write

12

gram

write

13

hal

breath

14

ben

good

15

civ

citizen

16

alt

high

17

aud

hear/listen

18

cosm

word forming

19

cred

believe

20

duc

lead

21

fac

do/make

22

gen

birth/race/produce

23

mis

send

24

rupt

break

25

sign

mark

26

tact

touch

27

spec

look

28

chron

time

29

struct

build

30

photo

light

31

scop

see

32

scribe

write

33

mal

bad or evil

34

loc

place

35

celer

quick

36

Repetition

the act of repeating, or doing, saying, or writing something again; repeated action, performance, production, or presentation.

37

symbolism

the practice of representing things by symbols, or of investing things with a symbolic meaning or character.

38

protagonist

good person

39

Antagonist

Bad person

40

significant

having or expressing

41

imagery

the formation of mental images, figures, or likenesses of things, or of such images collectively:

42

flashback

an event or scene so inserted.

43

point of view

a specified or stated manner of consideration or appraisal; standpoint:

44

allusion

a passing or casual reference; an incidental mention of something, either directly or by implication:

45

flam/pyro

fire